Bookmark

Add to MyYahoo RSS

Escambia County News

Local, regional, and statewide news continually updated from thousands of sources on the web.

Tuesday Apr 22 | Alabama Live

Mississippi Gulf Coast casino revenues continue to swell as Poarch tribe seeks Florida casino

As the Poarch Band of Creek Indians seek to build a Las Vegas-style casino just over the Florida border, Mississippi's Gulf Coast casinos continue to rake in the dough, according to a report .

Comment?

Related Topix: Games, Poker

Tuesday Apr 22 | Pensacola News Journal

The Badge Bulletin: Juvenile Detention Center has 4 new officers

Four new juvenile detention officers will be assigned to the Escambia Regional Juvenile Detention Center after graduating from the Florida Public Safety Institute.

Comment?

Related Topix: Michael Smiley, Domestic Violence (Domestic Abuse), Law

Tuesday Apr 22 | Pensacola News Journal

Felony and DUI arrests: Tuesday, April 22, 2014

The following suspects were charged with felonies Sunday at Escambia County Jail.

Comment?

Related Topix: Drugs, Lee, FL, Santa Rosa County, FL, Milton, FL

Tuesday Apr 22 | Pensacola News Journal

Record rain caused sewers to overflow, ECUA says

Nearly 160,000 gallons of sewage overflowed in Pensacola and Escambia County during Friday's heavy rains, according to the Emerald Coast Utilities Authority.

Comment?

Related Topix: Pensacola, FL

Mon Apr 21, 2014

Pensacola News Journal

Monday Convo: No free rides, say readers

The issue of Pensacola Beach taxation and our coverage of a recent town hall meeting on the subject garnered a healthy list of comments.

Comment?

Related Topix: Pensacola, FL

Pensacola News Journal

Man shot, injured in Ensley

A man was wounded last night during a shooting in Ensley, according to the Escambia County Sheriff's Office.

Comment?

Related Topix: Ensley, FL

Pensacola News Journal

Felony and DUI arrests: Monday, April 21, 2014

Names, ages and addresses were provided by the individuals. Robin Denise Ball, 51, 1000 block of West Fisher Street, larceny.

Comment?

Related Topix: Drugs, Santa Rosa County, FL, Milton, FL

Pensacola News Journal

Top 5 stories you might have missed

News and holiday events dominated the weekend. Here are the top five headlines and photo galleries you might have missed this weekend.

Comment?

Related Topix: Pensacola, FL

Pensacola News Journal

Sweeping changes proposed for Escambia County zoning maps

Area residents will have their first opportunity this week to comment on a massive overhaul of Escambia County's zoning maps.

Comment?

Related Topix: Cantonment, FL, Bellview, FL

Sat Apr 19, 2014

Pensacola News Journal

Town hall will address crime, education, neighborhoods

Escambia County Commission Chairman Lumon May will host a town hall meeting Tuesday to discuss crime, education and neighborhood development.

Comment?

Related Topix: Pensacola, FL

Pensacola News Journal

Escambia County teacher to receive Governor's Shine Award

Escambia County Teacher of the Year Jana Palvus will receive the Governor's Shine Award on Tuesday at the meeting of the Florida Cabinet in Tallahassee.

Comment?

Related Topix: Pensacola, FL, University of Mobile, University of West Florida, Orange County, FL

Pensacola News Journal

Two of 5 claims against Sean's Outpost dropped

An Escambia County special magistrate will announce Monday whether Sean's Outpost is indeed in violation of three county environmental codes, according to the Pensacola homeless outreach organization's land use attorney, Will Dunaway.

Comment?

Related Topix: Pensacola, FL, West Pensacola, FL, Economics News, Bitcoin

Fri Apr 18, 2014

Pensacola News Journal

Rains drench Escambia, Santa Rosa counties

More than 31 2-inches of rain have fallen on Pensacola since last night, and more is on the way this afternoon, according to the National Weather Service.

Comment?

Related Topix: Weather, Pensacola, FL, Santa Rosa County, FL, Natural Disasters, Flood

Pensacola News Journal

Today's forecast: Flash flood watch in effect

The National Weather Service has issued a flood warning until 6 p.m. for Escambia and Santa Rosa counties.

Comment?

Related Topix: Weather, Natural Disasters, Flood, Santa Rosa County, FL, Pensacola, FL

Pensacola News Journal

SkillsUSA brings workforce to students

They are the builders of tomorrow. But why wait? On April 28-29, thousands of high school and college students from across Florida will converge on Pensacola for the 2014 SkillsUSA State Conference, an event that showcases technical skills and leadership abilities in more than 100 competitions, ranging from motorcycle repair skills to culinary ... (more)

Comment?

Related Topix: Pensacola, FL, Motorcycles, Harley-Davidson Motorcycle, Education Etc., Santa Rosa County, FL

Thu Apr 17, 2014

Information Technology

Fitch Assigns Initial 'AA-' Rating to Escambia County School Board, FL COPs; Outlook Stable

The COPs are expected to price through negotiation the week of May 5. Proceeds will be used to refund a portion of the series 2004 COPs for debt service savings.

Comment?

Related Topix: Education Etc., Pensacola, FL

Pensacola News Journal

Three sought for questioning in Dequarius Durant shooting death

The Escambia County Sheriff's Office wants to talk to three people who may have witnessed a murder Monday in Pensacola.

Comment?

Related Topix: Violent Crime, Pensacola, FL

Pensacola News Journal

Teen arrested in stabbing of 16-year-old in Molino

Escambia County Sheriff's deputies have arrested a man in connection to the non-fatal stabbing of a teenager in Molino on Wednesday night, a news release from the Sheriff's Office said.

Comment?

Related Topix: Molino, FL

Pensacola News Journal

Felony Arrests: Thursday, April 17, 2014

The following suspects were charged with felonies Tuesday at Escambia County Jail.

Comment?

Related Topix: Cantonment, FL, Santa Rosa County, FL

Pensacola News Journal

Meals on Wheels delivers for 40 Years

Chuck and Carol Christian walk toward the duplex home carrying a box of frozen food and a bag stuffed with milk and juice.

Comment?

Related Topix: Pop/Rock, The Christians, Santa Rosa County, FL

•••
•••
•••
•••
•••
•••
•••
•••